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This recipe is good but not like Tommy's really. The other recipes I've looked up say 3 TABLESPOONS of chili powder, not 3 teaspoons. So I may try doing that instead. I'm pregnant

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lisaportillo78_11873977 January 12, 2015

I grew up with an Original Tommy's restaurant across the street from my High School in La Habra California, and spent at least $1000 per year on their food. This is a reasonable facsimile of the famous Tommy's http://www.originaltommys.com chili. It takes a few times to get it figured out. Needs plenty of beef fat and cook time to get the color and taste right. Too much flour will kill it. Great with pickles, mustard, tomatoes, and onions. Until Tommy's opens a restaurant in my town, this recipe will work for me.

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Chef Boyami Hungry January 04, 2015

Horrible recipe!

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sanchez.andres91 February 06, 2009

I live in Los angeles where the first Tommy's started. I know a tommy burger and this isnt even close!!!! the name should be changed!!! never compare this recipe to tommy's!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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ciscoaldama January 21, 2009

After moving from Southern California and having Tommy's at least once a month, to Northwest Arkansas where their idea of a chili burger will never match up, I decided to try this. All I can say is WOW, it is so very close, my color was not as dark but oh it was so good on my homemade hamburger buns with american cheese, mustard and a burger. Thank you so much for posting this recipe!!!

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rmsings June 07, 2008

It's great with the cumin

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ssloo10 January 08, 2006

You forgot to add 1 tsp of cumin/this makes the chili taste like tommy\'s

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Jim Williamson June 07, 2004
Tommy's Hamburger Chili Sauce